Souvenir program from Wonderland featuring Pawnee Bill, Revere Beach, Mass., 1908

Description

The cover of the 1908 Wonderland Souvenir Program depicts Pawnee Bill (Major Gordon W. Lillie) as an advertisement for his Great Wild West show. The program had a cover price of five cents.

Details

Descriptive Terms

amusement parks
souvenirs
events
performances (entertainment events)
souvenir programs
programs (documents)

Physical Description

1 program

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Date of Acquisition

1973-10-05

Reference Code

EP001.09.TMP.004

Acquisition Type

Gift

Places

Revere (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Waters Press (Boston, Mass.) (Printer)

Material Type

souvenir programs
programs (documents)

Other People

Pawnee Bill, 1860-1942

Subjects

Wild west shows

Accruals Note

W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 36.

Description Level

Item